Severe Malnutrition

Some articles on malnutrition, severe:

Malnutrition - In Special Populations - In Children
... World Health Organization estimates that malnutrition accounts for 54 percent of child mortality worldwide ... Even mild degrees of malnutrition double the risk of mortality for respiratory and diarrheal disease mortality and malaria ... This risk is greatly increased in more severe cases of malnutrition ...
Underfed - In Special Populations - In Children
... The World Health Organization estimates that malnutrition accounts for 54 percent of child mortality worldwide, about 1 million children ... Even mild degrees of malnutrition double the risk of mortality for respiratory and diarrheal disease mortality and malaria ... This risk is greatly increased in more severe cases of malnutrition ...

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